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  1. Former prime ministerial advisers lead aspiring Labor newcomersBy Gil HoffmanRead the original story w/Photo

    24 min ago | Jerusalem Post

    Thirty-seven candidates entered the race for Labor's Knesset list by Thursday's deadline, including advisers to former prime ministers from Labor, Yitzhak Rabin, Shimon Peres and Ehud Barak. The candidates will face off in the January 13 Labor primary in which 48,806 party members will be eligible to vote in primaries taking place nationwide.

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  2. From autonomy to sovereignty: The Oslo Agreements and Palestinian statehoodRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Jerusalem Post

    ... According to an authoritative source, Rabin did not speak about or support a Palestinian state; neither he, nor Shimon Peres, both of whom were intimately involved in writing the Oslo Agreements, intended them to be the foundation for a sovereign ...

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  3. Is Livni's alliance with Labor a principled move or opportunism?Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Jewish News Weekly

    ... Sharon helped form Likud in 1973 only to leave it, rejoin in 1977 and leave again in 2005. Former President Shimon Peres was a member of three parties during his nearly 60-year political career. And changing loyalties, Avineri said, has only become ...

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  4. Peres to Hollande: Palestinian state needed for democratic, Jewish stateRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Jerusalem Post

    Former president meets with French president in Paris after EU court rules to remove Hamas from European Union terror list. Former president Shimon Peres met French President Francois Hollande at the Elysee Palace in Paris on Thursday.

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  5. Peres in Paris: Int't community should avoid unilateral steps on Palestinian issueRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Jerusalem Post

    Former president Shimon Peres was in Paris on Thursday where he met with France's President Francois Hollande to discuss the Palestinian moves at the UN and the removal of Hamas from the list of terror groups in Europe. At the meeting Peres said that the international community should invest its efforts in moving forward a diplomatic process and dialogue, not in supporting unilateral actions.

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  6. KKL-JNF at the Diplomatic ConferenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Jerusalem Post

    ... President Reuven Rivlin . Other public figures taking part in the event included former President of Israel Shimon Peres , government ministers, Knesset members, US Ambassador to Israel Daniel Shapiro and KKL-JNF World Chairman Efi Stenzler . The ...

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  7. Minister hints at Israeli links to Turkey's 'graft plot'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2011 | Turkish Daily News

    ... to President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's storming out of a World Economic Forum panel with Israeli President Shimon Peres on Jan. 29, 2009, after angrily protesting against the moderator and repeatedly shouting "one minute" in English. "The hands of this ...

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  8. International coalition succeeded in toppling Kemalists, what's next?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2011 | Turkish Daily News

    ... The "one minute" incident in Davos, where Erdogan stormed out after a war of words with Israeli then-President Shimon Peres, was followed by the Mavi Marmara incident, the attack by Israeli soldiers on the Gaza-bound humanitarian aid ship resulting ...

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  9. What elections? Europe presses ahead on Palestine question as Israel prepares for pollRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Jerusalem Post

    ... Minister Laurent Fabius said after meeting with an Arab League delegation and separately with former president Shimon Peres that there was an urgency to find a way to bring the conflict to an end. France, he said, remained committed to bringing a ...

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  10. Is Livni's move to team with Labor one of principle or opportunism?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Jewish Journal

    ... Sharon helped form Likud in 1973 only to leave it, rejoin in 1977 and leave again in 2005. Former President Shimon Peres was a member of three parties during his nearly 60-year political career. And changing loyalties, Avineri said, has only become ...

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  11. Sec. Kerry warns against interfering in Israeli electionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Christian Science Monitor

    ... Laurent Fabius made his case to Elaraby, Egyptian and Palestinian ministers, and former Israeli President Shimon Peres . Fabius said "it's high time" to resume peace talks. But Peres said a Palestinian state would be better reached "through an ...

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  12. French FM: UN vote must end Israeli-Palestinian conflictRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | TurkishPress.com

    ... and Mauritanian Foreign Minister Ahmed Ould Teguedi. He also met separately with former Israeli President Shimon Peres after, on Monday, meeting with his British and German counterparts. Fabius also had an "airport meeting" Monday night with U.S. ...

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  13. Obama administration tries to play ref as showdown brews at UN over IsraelRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Fox News

    ... Laurent Fabius made his case to Elaraby, Egyptian and Palestinian ministers, and former Israeli President Shimon Peres. Fabius said "it's high time" to resume peace talks. But Peres said a Palestinian state would be better reached "through an ...

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  14. France seeking support for Mideast planRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... with the secretary-general of the Arab League, Egyptian and Palestinian ministers, and former Israeli President Shimon Peres . Fabius wants support for a draft U.N. resolution that the French hope would be a catalyst for peace talks. The French, ...

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  15. Pathological findingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | Jerusalem Post

    ... to life imprisonment. But in 1985, he was released in the Jibril Agreement a deal made by then-prime minister Shimon Peres with the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine, according to which 1,150 terrorists were exchanged for three Israeli ...

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  16. Livni Feints Right, Liberman Fumbles, and Everyone Thinks Ita s PurimRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | The Jewish Press

    ... Herzog for Prime Minister. "Our position is already clear and I know exactly what I am going to tell President Shimon Peres. In order to know whom we are going to recommend, we will wait six more days. I think it is too early and there is no point ...

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  17. Behind the scene with Mubarak's former makeup artistRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Ynetnews

    ... that was presented as a shocking secret on Egyptian television: "I applied makeup for Benjamin Netanyahu and Shimon Peres when they visited Egypt." The interviewer seemed shock at the idea that an Egyptian makeup artist would also work for Israeli ...

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  18. Chuckling toward a changeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Jerusalem Post

    From time to time, former president Shimon Peres asks his granddaughter, comedy writer and producer Mika Almog, for writing advice. On one occasion several months ago, he asked her to look over a document he had written instructing youth in the values that guide public service, titled "A Letter to a Young Friend."

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  19. Veteran parliamentarian Ben-Eliezer leaves politicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | The Times of Israel

    Israel's then-president Shimon Peres seen with Labor MK Binyamin Ben-Eliezer at the opening session of the Knesset on February 05, 2013. After over three decades as a lawmaker, MK Binyamin Ben-Eliezer announced on Thursday that he would leaving political life to focus on his health and clearing his name of corruption suspicions.

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  20. Interior minister: Herzog-Livni deal gives voters stark choiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Jerusalem Post

    ... the American administration had realized it is not a threat that would fade away. Making sure former president Shimon Peres had left the room, he mocked his idea of a new Middle East. "The new Middle East is a brutal reality of Islamic terror ...

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